Bambi is a 1942 American animated drama film produced by Walt Disney and based on the book Bambi, A Life in the Woods by Austrian author Felix Salten. Bambi is a naive and shy deer. He lives in a beautiful forest and befriends with all the other animals. Bambi's father is the king of the forest. One day, his mother is shot and killed by the hunter, leaving the little fawn mournful and alone. After the loss, Bambi becomes more mature and tries to bring peace to the jungle.